Company Leadership

  • Karim Temsamani

    Karim Temsamani
    Chief Executive Officer
    Karim Temsamani is Cardlytics Chief Executive Officer. Prior to joining Cardlytics, Karim served in several leadership roles at Stripe including head of global partnerships, and head of financial products where he led the strategic vision and execution across product and engineering. Preceding Stripe, he spent nearly 12 years at Google, where he oversaw all of Google’s sales and operations across the Asia Pacific region, determining the strategy for Google products including AdWords, AdMob, Google Maps, Google Apps for Business, DoubleClick Ad Exchange, YouTube, and AdSense. While at Google, he also established its mobile advertising business as the global head of mobile, overseeing the growth of the business worldwide. Karim started his career in the media and publishing industries and graduated in International Affairs at the European Business School Paris. With a family background from Morocco, he was born and raised in France.
    • Andy Christiansen

      Andy Christiansen
      Chief Financial Officer
      Andy Christiansen is the Chief Financial Officer at Cardlytics. Before joining Cardlytics, Andy held accounting and financial reporting positions at Cbeyond, Inc. Earlier in his career, he held audit and tax consulting positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte. Andy holds a BS and MAc in accounting from the University of Iowa and is a licensed CPA.
      • Nick Lynton

        Chief Legal & Privacy Officer
        Nick Lynton is the Chief Legal and Privacy Officer at Cardlytics. Prior to assuming this role, he spent seven years in the Cardlytics Legal Department, including serving as the company’s Assistant General Counsel. Before his time at Cardlytics, Nick was an attorney at Alston & Bird LLP. Nick holds a BA in American Studies and English from Tulane University and a JD from Vanderbilt University Law School.
        • Ross McNab

          Ross McNab
          Chief Business Officer of North America Advertising
          Ross McNab is the Chief Business Officer of North America Advertising at Cardlytics. Prior to joining Cardlytics, he was the North America Managing Director at MediaMath. Before its acquisition by MediaMath, Ross co-founded Kinected where he served as Chief Revenue Officer. Ross holds a BA in Marketing and Commerce from Curtin University in Perth, Australia.
          • Jose Singer

            Chief Product Officer
            Jose Singer is Cardlytics’ Chief Product Officer where he leads Cardlytics’ overall product strategy, including the evolution and expansion of its advertising platform capabilities and user interface. Singer previously served as Nextdoor’s Head of Product for business and agency solutions where he oversaw end-to-end product experience, unifying the ad platforms and overall strategy for small and enterprise advertisers. Singer previously held various leadership positions at Yahoo, including Vice President of Product for their advertising solutions, running their native, search, service delivery, and supply-side ad platforms. He holds a Master of Law from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Law from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Singer will be based in Cardlytics’ San Francisco office.
            • Peter Chan

              Peter Chan
              Chief Technology Officer
              Peter Chan is Cardlytics' Chief Technology Officer. Prior to joining Cardlytics, Chan worked at Amazon as the Director of Product Management and Engineering for its advertising services group. He also served in various leadership roles throughout his 15-year tenure with Yahoo, working across priority projects like the Gemini Ad Network, Yahoo Ad Exchange, and the Yahoo Search Marketing platform all while increasing responsibility within the engineering department and leading global teams.
              • Craig Snodgrass

                Craig Snodgrass
                Chief Data Officer
                Craig Snodgrass is the Chief Data Officer for Cardlytics. Prior to joining Cardlytics, Craig held a variety of roles at Capital One, including in marketing and operations. Craig began his career as a chemical engineer at Honeywell International Inc. Craig holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from Virginia Tech and an MS in Mathematics from Virginia Commonwealth University.
                • James Hart

                  James Hart
                  Vice President of People Operations
                  James Hart is Vice President of People Operations at Cardlytics. Prior to joining Cardlytics, he held a variety of HR roles at Southwire Company, including talent acquisition strategy, compensation and benefits, talent management, learning and development, and employee relations. Earlier in his career, James was in the U.S. Air Force maintenance field. James holds a BBA in Management and an MBA from University of West Georgia.
                  • Amit Jain

                    Amit Jain
                    Bridg Chief Executive Officer
                    Amit Jain is the Chief Executive Officer of Bridg, an enterprise SaaS data infrastructure company on a mission to make customer data accessible and actionable for brick and mortar retailers and CPG brands. Bridg was aquired by Cardlytics in 2021. The Bridg journey began when Amit left Google in 2012, where he founded their vertical search product and authored multiple patents. Prior to Google, Amit co-founded and served as the Head of Business for Terra Matrix Media and Amit also created the vision for and their initial launch in 2007 as part of his MBA program at UCLA Anderson School of Management. He has received the UCLA Chancellor’s Excellence in Leadership Award and was recently named one of the 50 Most Influential People in the Restaurant Industry.